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Muhammad Ali (left) defeated Sonny Liston. 

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TODAY IS SUPER BOWL SUNDAY ~ 2021

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The First AFL-NFL World Championship Game in professional 
football, known retroactively as Super Bowl I and referred to as
the Super Bowl, was played on January 15, 1967 at the
Los
Angeles Memorial Coliseum
in Los Angeles, California. The
National Football League (NFL) champion Green Bay Packers
defeated the
American Football League (AFL) champion Kansas
City Chiefs
by the score of 35–10.

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Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr (15) drops
back to pass during Super Bowl I.

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Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame quarterback Len Dawson (16) fires
a pass during Super Bowl I.

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RARE MANTLE BASEBALL CARD SOLD

(Fox News) – Rob Gough, an entrepreneur and actor, bought
the 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle for $5.2 million. The card was
graded by PSA as a Mint 9 and is one of only six PSA 9 1952
Mickey Mantle cards in the world.

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Actor Rob Gough with his Mickey Mantle baseball card.

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BASEBALL HALL OF FAMER HAS DIED AT 91

Whitey Ford, Yankees legend and Hall of Fame pitcher, dead at age 91 - CBSSports.com

Whitey Ford, one of the most talented pitchers in baseball history, who
helped lead the
New York Yankees to a string of World Series
wins in the 1950s and ’60s died at his home in Lake Success on
Long Island. He had suffered from dementia for several years.

Ford was the second-oldest living member of the Hall of Fame after Tommy Lasorda at the time of his death.

 

Whitey Ford Speaking Fee and Booking Agent Contact
Edward Charles “Whitey” Ford
(October 21, 1928 – October 8, 2020)

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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Elvis Presley's Early Childhood
A young Elvis with parents Gladys and Vernon Presley
in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Elvis vigil: More than 700 fans expected at smaller-than-usual event

Elvis on stage in Hollywood in february 12 1977. | Müzik
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977)

 

 

Elvis Presley: Read 1977 Obituary on Anniversary of Death | Time

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